Larnaca

Yanathes Beach – Blue Flag

A sandy, eco-friendly beach. Yanathes Beach in the Larnaka (Larnaca) sub-district of Voroklini is a 300-metre long strip of fine sands with varying shades of...

Pyla Beach

Located in the Larnaka (Larnaca) district of Pyla, along Dhekelia Road, the beach of Pyla offers a complete day out for all the family,...

Mckenzie Beach – Blue Flag

A hot top-spot on the island. Located near to the site of Larnaka’s (Larnaca's) old airport, the highly popular Mckenzie Beach is a 1 km...

Kastella Beach, Larnaka (Larnaca) – Blue Flag

A small ‘tropical’ beach. Located by Larnaka’s (Larnaca's) Psarolimano Fishing Shelter, Kastella Beach is a 600-metre long strip with fine sands of varying shades of...

Foinikoudes Beach – Blue Flag

Larnaka’s (Larnaca's) most famous promenade. Larnaka’s most famous promenade of Foinikoudes (which is the Greek word for ‘palm trees’) is a 600-metre long stretch that...

Faros Beach, Pervolia, Blue Flag

A picturesque village coast. The famous Faros (Lighthouse) Beach of the Larnaka (Larnaca) village of Pervolia is a 500-metre strip of fine sands of varying...

A long term beach vision

Larnaca beaches are coming into their own as the region’s vision of one seamless coastline continues.  With ongoing enhancements and maintenance, it is not...

A beach for every taste in Larnaca

As a coastal region, Larnaca is not short on beaches, and offers a mix that will appeal to different personalities and preferences from lively...

A green beach experience in Larnaca

Located in Oroklini (the village parallel to the Larnaca/Dhekelia Road) Yiannathes is the Region’s first eco-beach, a title it has held since last June. If...

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Taste

Squash soup

Ingredients: 1 kg pumpkin, cut into small cubes, approximately 5 cups 2 medium (400g) sweet potatoes, cut into cubes, approximately 2 ½ cups 1 chopped leek, only...

Mezedes

No visit to Cyprus is complete without enjoying the traditional meal of many small dishes known as ‘meze’. This large feast, which has been a...

Prawns with fried cheese, barley shaped pasta

Put the barley shaped pasta into a small pan with salted water, bring to a boil and when tender, drain. Peal the prawns leaving...

Salmon and shrimp sheftalies

Mix all ingredients for tabbouli in a bowl and keep to one side so flavours can combine. Prepare the sheftalies: wash and soak the casing...